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  1. Serious Water Well Contamination In Mexico's Rio Sonora Valley

    8 Dec 2020- 09:35 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Fronteras Mexico's Commission for Protection Against Sanitary Risks (Cofepris) said in a letter this month that about 99% of wells tested in the Rio Sonora valley contain concentrations of arsenic, ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:35

  2. Mexico Announces Economic Recovery Infrastructure Investment Plan

    8 Dec 2020- 09:40 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Barron's Mexico announced Monday new investment of $11.3 billion in infrastructure projects in cooperation with the private sector to help revive the pandemic-afflicted economy. The 228-billion-peso ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:40

  3. Mexico Prez Accused Of Water Debt Surrender To Please Trump

    3 Nov 2020- 06:50 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Vice Just prior to the deadline [of October 24], Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador claimed to have solved the issue, by arranging to transfer the water from two separate dams to U.S. ownership ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2020 - 06:59

  4. Mexico And US Reach Resolution Over Water Sharing Treaty

    3 Nov 2020- 06:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico and the United States reached a deal 22 October to resolve Mexico’s water delivery shortfall in and around border areas under the 1944 Water Treaty with the US. The agreement was signed ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  5. Two Farmers Killed By Military Police At La Boquilla Dam

    15 Sep 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Two protesting farmers at the Boquilla Dam in Chihuahua, Mexico were killed by military police 9 September following altercations including stone-throwing, Molotov cocktails and occupation th ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  6. Mexico: Canadian Silver Mine Cleared Of Water Contamination Accusations

    5 Aug 2020- 04:59 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mining.com Mexico’s Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection issued a report stating that the subsidiary of Canada’s Fortuna Silver Mines, Compañía Minera Cuzcatlán, has not caused any pollution to ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:59

  7. More Protests by Mexican Farmers As US Demands Mexico Makes Up Rio Grande Water-sharing Deficit

    20 Jul 2020- 08:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico This news article was updated 22 July The head of the United States section of the International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) issued a formal statement, 9 July, that Mexico is in viol ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:39

  8. Mexico Trade Union Accuses Mining Company Of Polluting Freshwater Supply

    19 May 2020- 11:31 by Local Press Report Mexico CITY Mining.com The Mining, Metallurgical, Siderurgical and Similar Workers Union of the Mexican Republic, known as Los Mineros, has accused Minera Adularia Exploración, a mining company linked to New York-b ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2020 - 11:52

  9. Mexico Protesters Succeed In Blocking Plan To Transfer Water To United States

    30 Mar 2020- 09:02 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Following protests, The National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) appears to have backed down on a plan to divert water to the United States under terms of a 1944 bi-lateral treaty. The c ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:04

  10. Mexico Water Commission Seeks Funding For Monitoring Quantity And Quality

    12 Feb 2020- 12:02 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico Daily A lack of resources, growing insecurity and the difficulty of accessing some parts of the country are preventing the National Water Commission (Conagua) from carrying out the measurements r ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2020 - 12:02

  11. Mexico Farmers "Seize" Dam In Protest Against Water Diversions To US

    10 Feb 2020- 11:01 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico In a second incident within one week Mexican activists in the country's northern border region broke through defences and seized control of La Boquilla dam, Chihuahua Province 4 February ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:07

  12. New Measures To Clean Up Mexico's Rio Sonora

    27 Dec 2019- 07:07 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Fronteras Mexican Secretary of Environment Victor Toledo promised to transform the Sonora River Valley from the site of a disaster into a region of hope. In August 2014, Grupo México’s Buenavista copper ...

    Local Press Report - 12/27/2019 - 07:07

  13. The Sinking Of Mexico City: Huge Investment Required

    23 Jun 2019- 08:09 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico News Daily The sinking of Mexico City has reached the point that the historic center is at a lower level than the deepest part of Lake Texcoco, according to a hydraulic engineer who participated ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 08:09

  14. Water Dispute Halts Production At Huge Mexico Gold Mine

    29 May 2019- 10:50 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY El Universal Ongoing stoppages at Newmont Goldcorp Peñasquitgold mine in Mexico are costing millions every day to both public coffers and the company, a Mexican minister said on Thursday, urging a solut ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2019 - 10:52

  15. Six Imprisoned Water Rights Activists Freed By Mexican Government

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The New York Times The Mexican government has freed six activists who fought to protect their community's water supply, acknowledging that their rights were "seriously violated" during mo ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41